Russia says it's sent three warships to Syria in recent days

Russia has sent three missile-carrying warships to join its naval task force in the eastern Mediterranean in recent days, naval spokesman Nikolai Voznesensky says in comments carried by state media.

Last month Russia announced that it was sending an aircraft carrier, the Admiral Kuznetsov, to join the task force near the Syrian coast.

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